Wherever I am, the world comes after me.
It offers me its busyness. It does not believe that I do not want it.
Now I understand 
why the old poets of China went so far
and high 
into the mountains, then crept into the pale mist.
"The Old Poets of China" by Mary Oliver

MSU students visit the UP Asian Center.


Semestral fees at the Asian Center include:

  • Tuition fees: PhP 500.00 per unit*
  • Library Fee: PhP 1,200
  • Athletics: 75
  • Registration fee: 40
  • Medical: 50
  • Cultural: 50
  • Student Fund: 50

    *Doesn't apply to language courses at the UP Asian Center.

Amendment Guidelines on the Grant of Free Tuition in State Universities and Colleges for Fiscal Year 2017

Several scholarships are available to Asian Center students. View Scholarships.

Additional Fees for Foreign Students

Foreign students are required to pay an additional Education Development Fund (EDF) of US$ 500 per semester (This amount may vary according to their status of residence in the country).

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